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Memorable Manitobans: Gene Joseph Lloyd (1942-2008)

Teacher, civil servant.

Born in Trinidad and Tobago in 1942, he worked as a teacher, vice-principal and principal at various schools in Winnipeg, and was deeply involved with the community. He was the president of the Folk Arts Council of Winnipeg, President of the Trinidad and Tobago Society, President of the Manitoba Cricket Association, Manitoba Representative on the Canadian Cricket Association, Member of the Planning Committee of the Pan-Am Games, member of the planning committee Manitoba 125, Vestry member and member of the Synod for the Holy Trinity Anglican Church. For fifteen years, he was the Senior Credentials Assessment Officer for the Manitoba Government.

He died at Winnipeg on 12 October 2008.


Winnipeg Free Press, 17 October 2008.

This profile was prepared by Kris Keen, with additional information provided by Keith Jones.

Page revised: 24 May 2010

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